Effects of the enlargement on the EU
Geographical, demographic and economic changes
The surface accrement is considerable with 34%. The population increase in 24%, but the however the gross domestic product does only increase by 9% and the average income in the EU even decreases by 16% after the expansion.
Some comparative figures of the accession solicitors
Unemployment rate in Poland: 12,4%
- Hungary: 3346,2 Euro p.a.
- Germany: 27464,94 Euro p.a.
- USA: 31172,97 Euro p.a.
- Japan: 34402,89 Euro p.a.
Inflation in Estonia: 17%